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Roldanillo - Los Tanques
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Welcome to Roldanillo - Los Tanques (39) flight site

Place: Cra. 9 # 8-65, 761550 Roldanillo

Country: Colombia

Activities: Paragliding

Level of difficulty : Easy.

Description: The launch "Roldanillo - Los Tanques" is internationally recognized as it is the official competition take off of the PWC (Paragliding World Cup). The launch is very popular as it is easy to take off and massive thermals bring you up to the cloudbase.

Take-off: 4°28′34"N, 76°9′12"W, altitude 1650 meters, GR 0 (see in google map).
Huge, easy launch where since 2011 take place the Paragliding World Cup competition. Launch has water and it is easy to launch.

Landing: 4°24′44"N, 76°8′58"W, altitude 939 meters (see in google map).
The official landing field is the stadium of Roldanillo. However you can land wherever you want. Plenty of cultivations give you space to land almost everywhere.

Weather and wind at this place: Daily flyable - Wind conditions don’t play a role as the thermals always give us wind from the front. Don’t launch too late as there is a back wind from the pacific in the afternoon.

Going there: It is a 45 min drive with a Jeep in direction to "El Dovio". We organize the transportation to the launch. Get in contact with us: www.CloudbaseColombia.com

Special flying rules at this place: International flying regulations. And don’t forget: Safty first!

Usually practicable from january until december.

Number of accidents occurred: 0.

Flightsite created on 6 June 2012 by Jonathan Vigano (11316) , and modified on 6 June 2012 by Jonathan Vigano (11316).